Category Archives: Black & White Photography

Winter ice storm in mid-April

So mother nature decided to treat us Torontonians (and much of Ontario, in fact) to a winter ice storm this weekend, almost a month into spring. How sweet of her. So while I could have taken the bad weather opportunity … Continue reading

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Texting and smoking

I shot this back in early February on a particularly wet day in Toronto. It was supposed to snow so I brought my big Canon out with my 50mm f1.4 prime on it. The ideas was to shoot wide open … Continue reading

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Peter Parker in costume

I shot this yesterday during a walkabout downtown. Had a really good day but man with the wind was it ever brisk. This guy was performing for the kiddies at Spadina and Dundas in the heart of Toronto’s Chinatown. I’m … Continue reading

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Chauffeured doggy

Had to laugh at this little guy. He didn’t know what to make of me when I walked up to his car to take this photo. To his credit he didn’t start barking. Good boy. Sit and be silent. ūüôā … Continue reading

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Condo Life

This is a condo building right on Bay Street at Dundas, which is pretty much the heart of downtown Toronto. There are of course plenty of upsides to condo living in an urban centre, but the big downside has to … Continue reading

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March finally arrives

A big change in scenery from my last photo, eh? No snow, warmer weather, nice sunset. Spring is around the corner. This shot’s from last weekend, actually. I got out yesterday for another epic walkabout with my friend Andrea. We … Continue reading

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Snow fall at night

This is what Toronto was going through the evening of Feb 9th. The past week or two, though, things have improved greatly. Winter’s not over yet, mind you, but knowing spring is just around the corner warms the heart. I’m … Continue reading

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Snowy wheelie…

I was setting up this shot only because I liked the juxtaposition of the two cyclists in the frame, when suddenly the guy in the distance pops a wheelie right in from of me a millisecond before I snapped the … Continue reading

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